College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Undergraduate study

The College offers a number of undergraduate degree programmes.

New proposed programme

The University of Edinburgh is considering launching a new International Foundation (pre-undergraduate) programme in the wider area of science, technology, engineering and maths.

Are you an international student whose high school qualifications are not accepted for direct entry to an undergraduate degree? Take this survey to help us develop this programme.

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Medical student at Edinburgh Medical School
The Edinburgh Medical School is renowned for preparing its students to be world-class doctors.

Veterinary Medicine

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The Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVM&S) is an excellent basis for specialising in a range of veterinary careers.

Oral Health Sciences

Oral health
The BSc (Hons) in Oral Health Sciences is a four year degree programme which leads to a qualification in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy.

BSc (Hons) in Medical Sciences

Medical sciences
The BSc (Hons) in Medical Sciences is aimed at the growing number of people planning careers in healthcare.

Biomedical Sciences programmes

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The Biomedical Sciences programmes specialise in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine (BMedSci), Anatomy and Development (BSc), Biomedical Sciences (BSc), Health Sciences (BMedSci), Infectious Diseases (BSc), Neuroscience (BSc), Pharmacology (BSc), Physiology (BSc), and Reproductive Biology (BSc). Please apply for only one of the programmes in this group. Compulsory courses in Years 1 and 2 keep programmes in all our honours biomedical sciences disciplines open. You will have the opportunity to switch between honours programmes at the end of Year 2 and at the end of Year 3, provided the required courses have been passed.

Visiting students

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Information for prospective students considering studying at the University of Edinburgh as an undergraduate visiting or exchange student within the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.